I've just got a complete conversion kit delivered, complete with nuts.
The nuts measure 14 1/2 mm end to end including the taper. They look
about the same size as the early Spit ones.The studs didn't need
shortening on my Mk IV.
73 Spitfire Mk IV
Auckland New Zealand
>From: Brad Kahler[SMTP:email@example.com]
>Reply To: Brad Kahler
>Sent: Saturday, 6 March 1999 16:45
>Subject: wire wheel lug nuts
>I'm finally getting ready to install some wire wheels on my spitfire that
>I picked up last year. My question is, do I use the same lug nuts that
>were used with the steel disc wheels or does it require different style
>lug nuts. My TR4 requires different lug nuts for wire wheels vs steel
>Brad (Lincoln Nebraska 402-464-1502)
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